Forensic Instrumentation Technologist in New Brighton, MN at Pride Health

Date Posted: 6/24/2019

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Job Description

Pride Health is seeking candidates for an Instrumentation Lab Technologist position in New Brighton, MN.  This is a 6-month assignment, Friday-Monday, 7am-3:30pm.


  • Receive specimens for testing; evaluate specimens and test orders; determine priority of work and batches to maintain acceptable turn-around-time; recognize unacceptable and unusual specimens and handle appropriately.
  • Perform confirmatory testing on client samples, quality control samples and proficiency samples making measurements and calculations.  
  • Evaluate raw and final data for accuracy; recognize and correct errors and unusual results; interpret results to produce a final report. 
  • Maintain, calibrate, and clean instrumentation; perform scheduled and as needed maintenance and critical function checks recognizing significant changes in instrument function; trouble shoot as indicated. 
  • Follow quality control rules; monitor controls for error detection and take corrective action; maintain laboratory records, maintenance logs, quality control charts, reagent and standard logs, and worksheets. 
  • Participate in the instruction and training of others; demonstrate and/or explain the testing process to others or observe the testing process as performed by others.  

Skills & Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree in Biology, Chemistry, Medical Technology, or other related science 
  • 1+ year of lab experience is required (academic or industry)
  • Must have strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment.